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  • Posted: Nov 21, 2019
    Deadline: Not specified
  • TFG (The Foschini Group) is a South African fashion lifestyle retailer & comprises of 22 fashion forward brands. Our range includes some of the leading fashion, home wear, sportswear, cellular and jewellery brands in the country, as well as a host of innovative financial services. TFG comprises of the following 22 exciting retail brands; @home, @homelivi...
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    Engineer : Mechatronics - TFG Logistics

    • Supporting all mechanical and electrical equipment in and around the Distribution Centre (DC) through preventative and corrective maintenance. Assets include: Conveyor Control Systems, PLCs, RF scanners, Printers, RFID portals, automatic retrieval systems, Drones and scanning.
    • Communicate with DC management on any changes in operational capability of all the DC materials handling equipment.
    • Assisting with the installation of material-handling equipment, electrical and DC systems equipment.
    • Mobility management – this includes the setup, configuration and maintenance of all mobile devices used in conjunction with DC operations, i.e. RF scanners & mobile printers.
    • Management of printers– this includes the setup, configuration and maintenance of all label printing equipment as per the DC operations and the associated IT & hardware components required to integrate label printing into the WMOS environment.
    • Industrial Automation - this includes the setup, configuration and maintenance of all automation systems employed as part of the operation of TFG Logistics.
    • Basic IT Support – resolving basics issues relating to DC systems that require a desktop Windows \ Linux or other form of PC as part of their operation (i.e. Vision System, SCADA).
    • Inventory management of tools and spares.
    • Projects management.

    To take up this challenging position you should have:

    • A Btech in Mechatronics Engineering
    • A valid driver’s licence (essential)
    • Electrical Industrial control system design and troubleshooting experience. (2 years +)
    • PLC programming Experience.
    • Programming language experience. (C++, Java, Python)
    • Industrial communications and Network troubleshooting Experience.
    • SQL experience (advantageous)
    • Pneumatics Knowledge. (advantageous)
    • Electronic Circuit design knowledge. (advantageous)
    • Two Dimensional and Three Dimensional CAD Design Drawings. (advantageous)
    • The ability to perform heavy physical duties
    • A strong service-orientation, high energy levels and a strong sense of urgency
    • Advanced problem solving, judgement and self-management skills
    • Good communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills to confidently influence and persuade at all levels
    • Sound accuracy, attention to detail and be methodical
    • The ability to work independently, as well as within a team;
    • To be self-motivated, and take responsibility for your own development

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to TFG (The Foschini Group) on to apply
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